Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: Our Claims on the Church.
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer expresses his view that the Church by its silent acceptance of slavery is sending a message of implied approval to its congregations. The power of the Church provided through this implied approval is a way for society to morally justify the continuation of slavery.
Description of file(s): one scanned, one columned, newspaper page
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